Business & Economics

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw Chosen As Vice-Chair Of US India Business Council

BP World Bureau | Jan 15 2021 01:31:22 PM
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Ace businesswoman and Biocon’s founder Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw has been selected as the Vice-Chair of the US India Business Council.

The US India Business Council is a bilateral body aimed at widening business relations between the USA and India.

Referring to her new role, Shaw said that she will work on pharma and healthcare for growth across the two nations.

"I want to be remembered as someone who put India on the scientific map of the world in terms of large innovation," she said. 

Shaw founded Biocon in the late 1970s and built it into a world-class manufacturing and research platform for drugs across many categories.